OSCARS: Live Blog

01:10 Thanks for following folks. Things are wrapping up now. Check out our summary page when it is posted tomorrow.

01:05 Best Picture – The King’s Speech!

01:02 Spielberg knows how to console “…join the ranks of Grapes Of Wrath, Citizen Kane, The Graduate, and Raging Bull.”

00:55 Best Actor – Colin Firth for The King Speech. Not much of a surprise here.

00:48 This year’s Oscars hosted by Anne Hatheway with a guest performance from James Franco.

00:46 Best Actress – Natalie Portman wins her first Oscar!

00:37 Love the striped bowtie

00:32 Best Director – Tom Hooper

00:27 Tribute to Lena Horne

00:22 Celine Dion. Who thought this was a good idea?

00:17 Colin Walsh has the best Randy Newman impression

00:16 Best Original Song – Toy Story 3, Randy Newman

00:05 Best Editing – The Social Network

00:02 Best Visual Effects – Inception

23:51 Best Documentary Feature – Inside Job

23:49 Autotune = Awesome

23:46 Luke Matheny, love seeing a guy like this win!

23:45 Best Live Action Short – God of Love

23:43 Best Documentary Short – Strangers No More

23:28 Best Costume Design – Alice in Wonderland

23:26 Best Makeup – The Wolfman

23:19 Best Sound Editing – Inception

23:17 Best Sound Mixing – Inception

23:13 Best Original Score – The Social Network, Trent Reznor and Atticus Rose

23:09 Hathaway stole one of Natalie Portman’s Black Swan outfits

23:02 Best Supporting Actor – Christian Bale

22:57 Best Foreign Language Film – Denmark: In a Better World

22:55 Franco is pretty in pink

22:54 Anne Hathaway can rock a tux

22:48 Original Screenplay – The King’s Speech, David Seidler

22:44 Adapted Screenplay – The Social Network, Aaron Sorkin

22:36 Animated Feature – Toy Story 3

22:33 Animated Short – The Lost Thing

22:31 Justin Timberlake reveals his secret identity – he is Banksy.

22:27 Best Supporting Actress – Melissa Leo

22:25 Kirk Douglas is messing with the nominees.

22:22 Kirk Douglas is hitting on Anne Hatheway. That dog.

22:14  Cinematography – Wally Pfister for Inception. Deakins remains Oscar-less; 0 wins out of 10 nominations.

22:11  Art direction – Alice In Wonderland

22:07  Franco’s grandmother gives a shout out to Marky Mark.

22:01  Oscars begin! Hathaway and Franco lampooning this years best pictures.

Welcome to NewFoundFilm’s Live Blog of the 83rd Academy Awards!

Stay tuned for continuous updates throughout the night.


About Brent Guy

Film writer and Memorial student from St. John's, Canada. When I'm not obsessing about foreign film or the latest Criterion selections, I'm probably out golfing, drinking wine or watching football. Go Pack.
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